Pat Boran reads ‘The Inverse Wave’

A video from the Poetry Programme on RTÉ Radio 1, jointly funded by RTÉ Radio 1 and the Office of Public Works. Made in association with Poetry Ireland.

Poem of the week

Instead of climbing the wooded hill
you should descend into the tin mine

that hasn’t been used for twenty years.
Be sure to take a hard hat with a light

and wear hiking boots. Avoid any
attributes such as belts or braces

that could snag on any rusty metal.

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